Designate your time and funds to benefit hungry kids in the Northland

                            Beautiful Fall Weather Ushers in our signature fundraiser

 Mother nature bill cross fun run logousually gives us a beautiful morning for our annual 5K Walk/Run for BackSnacks.  Please join us Sunday, October 12th, 8 am for the 4th annual Bill Cross 5K Walk/Run for BackSnacks.  Join the businesses who support our efforts,  school counselors who facilitate the program and compassionate citizens who want to ensure our children have enough to eat.  Register here – be sure to invite your family, friends and coworkers to join you!!



  You are 4 of 5

Your kids are the fortunate 4 in 5 who don’t go hungry

                    but that still leaves

1 in 5 Northland children at risk of weekend hunger

 Feed Northland Kids

Feed Northland Kids impacts the weekend hunger so many of our kids in the Northland face. Currently, 2,930 students will receive a BackSnack for 33 weekends with our partnership with Harvesters. All funds we raise stay HERE in the Northland.

 Please consider designating Feed Northland Kids as your charity of choice through your personal or business United Way designation! By designating Feed Northland Kids, via the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, as your United Way charity of choice, you will ensure hungry kids in our northland community are fed!

 How to designate your donation:

1. Ask your employer for a Donor Direct Contribution Form.

2. Fill in the information for the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation,

Feed Northland Kids fund 

Agency EIN #: 43-1152398

Feed Northland Kids c/o Greater Kansas City Community Foundation 1055 Broadway Blvd., Suite 130 | Kansas City, MO 64105  Include this form with the employer pledge form.  If you have any questions, contact the United Way Donor Designations Contact Person: 

Kim O’Hare 816-559-4609 [email protected] 

Where is Buddy?

As usual, Buddy has been out in the Northland, inviting others to help feed our hungry kids. Visit our facebook page to submit you guess on his location.